Over 450 jobs at risk at Tulip meat plant

Over 450 jobs at risk at Tulip meat plant


More than 450 jobs are at risk at a site belonging to one of the UK’s largest meat processing companies.

Tulip Ltd’s Boston plant supplies Marks & Spencer, but the meat firm said it had been unsuccessful in securing a new deal with the High Street giant.

It said the site, which employs 464 people, would close in August if new customers could not be found.

In response, M&S said it would do all it could to offer support to those affected by the decision.

A spokesperson for Tulip Ltd, which employs about 7,000 people across 17 sites nationwide, said: “We have been notified of a decision in respect of a tender process with a key customer.

 

full story – BBC